Prof Diana Laurillard

Prof Diana Laurillard

Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies, UCL Knowledge Lab UCL Institute of Education

Diana Laurillard is Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies at UCL Knowledge Lab. She was formerly Head of the e-Learning Strategy Unit at Department for Education and Skills (2002-5) and Pro-Vice Chancellor for learning technologies at the Open University (1995-2002). Her most recent book is entitled Teaching as a Design Science.

Diana is best known for researching MOOCs, learning design, and digital games for dyscalculia. Her research includes large-scale online communities of teacher-designers, and the use of specialised digital course design tools to enable teachers to create and share new pedagogies for using learning technology. She is currently running two MOOCs on teacher development in digital course design.

Diana will be joining us to speak on professional development as the new frontier of Higher Education.


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Wednesday 23/03/2022

From 11:10 To 11:40

03/23/2022 11:10 03/23/2022 11:40 Is professional development the new frontier of Higher Education? The Higher Education sector has undergone intense disruption and transformation over the past two years. In this session we welcome Diana Laurillard, Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies at UCL Knowledge Lab, to explore what potential opportunities the sector now has to grow through expanding its offering for professional development. As we look to the future, leaders in Higher Education must expand their current offering to thrive in a post-pandemic landscape.

Join Diana Laurillard in the Sandbox after this session to explore new approaches in learning design to create skilled lifelong learners.

Themes: Leadership, Futures, Skills
ExCeL London

ExCeL London

"Is professional development the new frontier of Higher Education?"

Prof Diana Laurillard
Time and date

Wednesday 23/03/2022

From 11:10 To 11:40

03/23/2022 11:10 03/23/2022 11:40 Is professional development the new frontier of Higher Education? The Higher Education sector has undergone intense disruption and transformation over the past two years. In this session we welcome Diana Laurillard, Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies at UCL Knowledge Lab, to explore what potential opportunities the sector now has to grow through expanding its offering for professional development. As we look to the future, leaders in Higher Education must expand their current offering to thrive in a post-pandemic landscape.

Join Diana Laurillard in the Sandbox after this session to explore new approaches in learning design to create skilled lifelong learners.

Themes: Leadership, Futures, Skills
ExCeL London
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ExCeL London

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